1636 - 29 May 1686
Father: Thomas TOPPING
- BIRTH: 1636, Whethersfield, Hartford, CT
- DEATH: 29 May 1686, Southampton, Suffolk, Long Island, NY
- BURIAL: Sagg, Long Island, NY
Mother: Emma ALDRIDGE
: Sarah WHITE
- MARRIAGE: ABT 1655, Southampton, Suffolk, Long Island, NY
: Deborah LOCKWOOD
- Sarah TOPPING
- +Temperance TOPPING
- John TOPPING
- Josiah TOPPING
- Zerubbabel TOPPING
- Ephraim TOPPING
- MARRIAGE: ABT 1677, Southampton, Suffolk, Long Island, NY
_Thomas TOPPING _|
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|_Emma ALDRIDGE __|
Will of John Cooper, 06 May, 1662
The American Genealogist, 64:193, Oct 1989.
as reported at: "The John Cooper Page"
Norris Taylor [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Mentioned in the will:
Thomas Topping's son Thomas (Topping married Hannah White, daughter of John and
Ann (Cooper) White; the child was Thomas Topping, a great-grandchild of John Cooper.)
John Topping's daughter Sarah (John Topping was Thomas Topping's brother and
married Hannah White's sister, Sarah; the child Sarah Topping was another great-grandchild
of John Cooper.
Cornell Library New York State Historical Literature Collection
"Abstract of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office,
City of New York (Volume II. 1708-1728) "
Will of John Topping, dated 19 Oct 1686. Mentions brother Elnathan, wife Deborah, sons
Josiah, John, Zerobabel, Ephraim and unnamed daughters. A note identifies John as a son
"of Captain Thomas Topping, lived at Soggaponack, in Southampton" and quotes his epitaph:
"Here lieth the body of John Topping, Justice of the Peace, aged 50 years, who departed this
life on the 29th day of May in the year 1686".
"New England Marriages Before 1700"
Clarence A. Torrey, Baltimore, MD, 1985
(as found on NEHGS CD-ROM, Boston, 2001)
"TOPPING, John (1636l-1686) & 1/wf Sarah [WHITE]; by 1662; Southampton, LI"
"TOPPING, John (1636-1686) & 2/wf Deborah (LOCKWOOD) WARD, w William;
aft 1676, bef 19 Apr 1678; Southampton, LI"
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